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Lexicon :: Strong's H776 - 'erets

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אֶרֶץ
Transliteration
'erets
Pronunciation
eh'·rets (Key)
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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From an unused root probably meaning to be firm
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 167

Strong’s Definitions

אֶרֶץ ʼerets, eh'-rets; from an unused root probably meaning to be firm; the earth (at large, or partitively a land):—× common, country, earth, field, ground, land, × natins, way, + wilderness, world.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 2,504x

The KJV translates Strong's H776 in the following manner: land (1,543x), earth (712x), country (140x), ground (98x), world (4x), way (3x), common (1x), field (1x), nations (1x), wilderness (with H4057) (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 2,504x
The KJV translates Strong's H776 in the following manner: land (1,543x), earth (712x), country (140x), ground (98x), world (4x), way (3x), common (1x), field (1x), nations (1x), wilderness (with H4057) (1x).
  1. land, earth

    1. earth

      1. whole earth (as opposed to a part)

      2. earth (as opposed to heaven)

      3. earth (inhabitants)

    2. land

      1. country, territory

      2. district, region

      3. tribal territory

      4. piece of ground

      5. land of Canaan, Israel

      6. inhabitants of land

      7. Sheol, land without return, (under) world

      8. city (-state)

    3. ground, surface of the earth

      1. ground

      2. soil

    4. (in phrases)

      1. people of the land

      2. space or distance of country (in measurements of distance)

      3. level or plain country

      4. land of the living

      5. end(s) of the earth

    5. (almost wholly late in usage)

      1. lands, countries

        1. often in contrast to Canaan

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אֶרֶץ ʼerets, eh'-rets; from an unused root probably meaning to be firm; the earth (at large, or partitively a land):—× common, country, earth, field, ground, land, × natins, way, + wilderness, world.

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H776 matches the Hebrew אֶרֶץ ('erets),
which occurs 2,504 times in 2,191 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV

Page 10 / 44 (Num 13:32–Num 27:12)

Unchecked Copy BoxNum 13:32 - And they brought up an evil report of the land H776 which they had searched unto the children of Israel, saying, The land, H776 through which we have gone to search it, is a land H776 that eateth up the inhabitants thereof; and all the people that we saw in it are men of a great stature.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 14:2 - And all the children of Israel murmured against Moses and against Aaron: and the whole congregation said unto them, Would God that we had died in the land H776 of Egypt! or would God we had died in this wilderness!
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 14:3 - And wherefore hath the LORD brought us unto this land, H776 to fall by the sword, that our wives and our children should be a prey? were it not better for us to return into Egypt?
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 14:6 - And Joshua the son of Nun, and Caleb the son of Jephunneh, which were of them that searched the land, H776 rent their clothes:
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 14:7 - And they spake unto all the company of the children of Israel, saying, The land, H776 which we passed through to search it, is an exceeding good land. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 14:8 - If the LORD delight in us, then he will bring us into this land, H776 and give it us; a land H776 which floweth with milk and honey.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 14:9 - Only rebel not ye against the LORD, neither fear ye the people of the land; H776 for they are bread for us: their defence is departed from them, and the LORD is with us: fear them not.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 14:14 - And they will tell it to the inhabitants of this land: H776 for they have heard that thou LORD art among this people, that thou LORD art seen face to face, and that thy cloud standeth over them, and that thou goest before them, by day time in a pillar of a cloud, and in a pillar of fire by night.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 14:16 - Because the LORD was not able to bring this people into the land H776 which he sware unto them, therefore he hath slain them in the wilderness.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 14:21 - But as truly as I live, all the earth H776 shall be filled with the glory of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 14:23 - Surely they shall not see the land H776 which I sware unto their fathers, neither shall any of them that provoked me see it:
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 14:24 - But my servant Caleb, because he had another spirit with him, and hath followed me fully, him will I bring into the land H776 whereinto he went; and his seed shall possess it.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 14:30 - Doubtless ye shall not come into the land, H776 concerning which I sware to make you dwell therein, save Caleb the son of Jephunneh, and Joshua the son of Nun.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 14:31 - But your little ones, which ye said should be a prey, them will I bring in, and they shall know the land H776 which ye have despised.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 14:34 - After the number of the days in which ye searched the land, H776 even forty days, each day for a year, shall ye bear your iniquities, even forty years, and ye shall know my breach of promise.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 14:36 - And the men, which Moses sent to search the land, H776 who returned, and made all the congregation to murmur against him, by bringing up a slander upon the land, H776
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 14:37 - Even those men that did bring up the evil report upon the land, H776 died by the plague before the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 14:38 - But Joshua the son of Nun, and Caleb the son of Jephunneh, which were of the men that went to search the land, H776 lived still.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 15:2 - Speak unto the children of Israel, and say unto them, When ye be come into the land H776 of your habitations, which I give unto you,
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 15:18 - Speak unto the children of Israel, and say unto them, When ye come into the land H776 whither I bring you,
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 15:19 - Then it shall be, that, when ye eat of the bread of the land, H776 ye shall offer up an heave offering unto the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 15:41 - I am the LORD your God, which brought you out of the land H776 of Egypt, to be your God: I am the LORD your God.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 16:13 - Is it a small thing that thou hast brought us up out of a land H776 that floweth with milk and honey, to kill us in the wilderness, except thou make thyself altogether a prince over us?
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 16:14 - Moreover thou hast not brought us into a land H776 that floweth with milk and honey, or given us inheritance of fields and vineyards: wilt thou put out the eyes of these men? we will not come up.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 16:32 - And the earth H776 opened her mouth, and swallowed them up, and their houses, and all the men that appertained unto Korah, and all their goods.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 16:33 - They, and all that appertained to them, went down alive into the pit, and the earth H776 closed upon them: and they perished from among the congregation.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 16:34 - And all Israel that were round about them fled at the cry of them: for they said, Lest the earth H776 swallow us up also.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 18:13 - And whatsoever is first ripe in the land, H776 which they shall bring unto the LORD, shall be thine; every one that is clean in thine house shall eat of it.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 18:20 - And the LORD spake unto Aaron, Thou shalt have no inheritance in their land, H776 neither shalt thou have any part among them: I am thy part and thine inheritance among the children of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 20:12 - And the LORD spake unto Moses and Aaron, Because ye believed me not, to sanctify me in the eyes of the children of Israel, therefore ye shall not bring this congregation into the land H776 which I have given them.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 20:17 - Let us pass, I pray thee, through thy country: H776 we will not pass through the fields, or through the vineyards, neither will we drink of the water of the wells: we will go by the king's high way, we will not turn to the right hand nor to the left, until we have passed thy borders.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 20:23 - And the LORD spake unto Moses and Aaron in mount Hor, by the coast of the land H776 of Edom, saying,
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 20:24 - Aaron shall be gathered unto his people: for he shall not enter into the land H776 which I have given unto the children of Israel, because ye rebelled against my word at the water of Meribah.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 21:4 - And they journeyed from mount Hor by the way of the Red sea, to compass the land H776 of Edom: and the soul of the people was much discouraged because of the way.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 21:22 - Let me pass through thy land: H776 we will not turn into the fields, or into the vineyards; we will not drink of the waters of the well: but we will go along by the king's high way, until we be past thy borders.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 21:24 - And Israel smote him with the edge of the sword, and possessed his land H776 from Arnon unto Jabbok, even unto the children of Ammon: for the border of the children of Ammon was strong.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 21:26 - For Heshbon was the city of Sihon the king of the Amorites, who had fought against the former king of Moab, and taken all his land H776 out of his hand, even unto Arnon.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 21:31 - Thus Israel dwelt in the land H776 of the Amorites.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 21:34 - And the LORD said unto Moses, Fear him not: for I have delivered him into thy hand, and all his people, and his land; H776 and thou shalt do to him as thou didst unto Sihon king of the Amorites, which dwelt at Heshbon.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 21:35 - So they smote him, and his sons, and all his people, until there was none left him alive: and they possessed his land. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 22:5 - He sent messengers therefore unto Balaam the son of Beor to Pethor, which is by the river of the land H776 of the children of his people, to call him, saying, Behold, there is a people come out from Egypt: behold, they cover the face of the earth, H776 and they abide over against me:
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 22:6 - Come now therefore, I pray thee, curse me this people; for they are too mighty for me: peradventure I shall prevail, that we may smite them, and that I may drive them out of the land: H776 for I wot that he whom thou blessest is blessed, and he whom thou cursest is cursed.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 22:11 - Behold, there is a people come out of Egypt, which covereth the face of the earth: H776 come now, curse me them; peradventure I shall be able to overcome them, and drive them out.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 22:13 - And Balaam rose up in the morning, and said unto the princes of Balak, Get you into your land: H776 for the LORD refuseth to give me leave to go with you.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 26:4 - Take the sum of the people, from twenty years old and upward; as the LORD commanded Moses and the children of Israel, which went forth out of the land H776 of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 26:10 - And the earth H776 opened her mouth, and swallowed them up together with Korah, when that company died, what time the fire devoured two hundred and fifty men: and they became a sign.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 26:19 - The sons of Judah were Er and Onan: and Er and Onan died in the land H776 of Canaan.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 26:53 - Unto these the land H776 shall be divided for an inheritance according to the number of names.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 26:55 - Notwithstanding the land H776 shall be divided by lot: according to the names of the tribes of their fathers they shall inherit.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 27:12 - And the LORD said unto Moses, Get thee up into this mount Abarim, and see the land H776 which I have given unto the children of Israel.

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